Re: [CR]Gipiemme bicycle on ebay


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From: "Willis" <smwillis@verizon.net>
To: <themaaslands@comcast.net>, "Classic Rendezvous" <Classicrendezvous@bikelist.org>
References: <022620041140.18874.331e@comcast.net>
Subject: Re: [CR]Gipiemme bicycle on ebay
Date: Thu, 26 Feb 2004 07:20:44 -0500


I think you are right there is no Gipiemme bike., I wonder if it has Gipiemme drop outs and if the old decals are gone that might be the only name left. Steven Willis The Bike Stand 1778 East Second Street Scotch Plains NJ 07076 908-332-3330 http://www.thebikestand.com


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Sent: Thursday, February 26, 2004 6:40 AM
Subject: Re: [CR]Gipiemme bicycle on ebay



> Dave wrote:
>
> > This is the first I have ever herad of a Gipiemme bicycle. I recall a thread
> > that described and saw photos of a specially made Campagnolo bike, but not one
> > from this other Italian componenet manufacturer. All of the description is in
> > German so maybe someone like Steven Maasland can help us out as to what this
> > really is. I would likie to know more about the bike. But, it comes with what
> > appears to be out of CR timeline late 80s Chorus components. So in keeping
> > with list rules, its probably best to lemme know offlist. Verkaufe ein
>
> The first few sentences say it all: "racing bike with Gipiemme steel frame, 52 cm size. The frame is used, th powder coating is new. The lugs and whole rear end are chromed. This when combined with the black powder coatings yields a super look."
>
> The bike has been repainted and they simply applied the decals that they could find. There is no Gipiemme bike that I know of.
>
> --
> Steven Maasland
> Moorestown, NJ